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    If I remember correctly, and I only heard it,...

    If I remember correctly, and I only heard it, never told it myself mind you..... but it was “south until you smell it, and east until you step in it”.....
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    Got one of those calls the other day, the lady...

    Got one of those calls the other day, the lady came on and asked me what year and make of car I wanted the warranty on. I told her it was a 1919 Model T..... She told me ok, and wanted to start...
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    Reminds me of the joke from the pipeline days...

    Reminds me of the joke from the pipeline days about how you get to Texas from Alaska........
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    Used garbage bags on the skis many times, also in...

    Used garbage bags on the skis many times, also in the 70’s and 80’s.... Worked well, also worked great as improvised rain coat with arm holes cut out.....
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    Unfortunate coincidence for sure.

    Unfortunate coincidence for sure.
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    52430 I can’t believe he used the word...

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    I can’t believe he used the word impossible......
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    Ohhhh! Ahhhhh!

    Ohhhh! Ahhhhh!
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    Looks like illegal taking of game...... fly hunt...

    Looks like illegal taking of game...... fly hunt same day.....
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    It’s remarkable how much aviation history is...

    It’s remarkable how much aviation history is around us. Worthy of its own thread for sure. The challenge will be getting people to tell stories about themselves, or others they know, but I think it...
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    Well, thought I was done beating this horse but...

    Well, thought I was done beating this horse but guess not. My reaction to the passion Turbo exhibited was due to the fact he wasn’t passionate about how good the new gear was, but how bad the old...
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    Beating a dead horse.... except this one appears...

    Beating a dead horse.... except this one appears to have got back up....
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    You’ll never regret going to a 182.

    You’ll never regret going to a 182.
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    Brakes had a tendency to freeze at altitude in...

    Brakes had a tendency to freeze at altitude in the jets. Several Global Express’s had issues on landing including at least one that went off a runway. Explained it to our CEO, and let him know about...
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    I always intentionally make “frozen brake”...

    I always intentionally make “frozen brake” landings regardless of type aircraft or time of year.... That’s my story and I’m sticking to it.....
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    “End of the roaders” is an interesting phenomenon...

    “End of the roaders” is an interesting phenomenon for sure. Flew quite a few SWAT team flights going after some of them. Anybody remember Gary Newcomb from the late 80’s? Before they caught him in...
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    Since I know Skywagon, and know he won’t bring it...

    Since I know Skywagon, and know he won’t bring it up, thought I’d mention he has quite a bit of certification flight test experience.
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    Ya think we should start a thread about Dodge vs....

    Ya think we should start a thread about Dodge vs. Chevy vs. Ford pickups? No, probably not. I doubt there would be much difference of opinion among this group......
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    Death gear. I like it. I think we should replace...

    Death gear. I like it. I think we should replace “legacy gear” with “death gear” going forward!
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    Yes, that’s one of our thoughts. We built new...

    Yes, that’s one of our thoughts. We built new cowling and all new baffling when we hung the engine. No engine monitor but we are going to try and rig something up to check temps. Thanks for the...
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    I posted a link to a story about the Bonanza...

    I posted a link to a story about the Bonanza issues early on. They also talk about the Cirrus. There are also SFAR’s for the R22 and the MU-2. All of these related to higher than normal accidents,...
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    I do run camguard. I used to read the threads...

    I do run camguard. I used to read the threads about sticking valves and additives and be thankful I didn’t have to deal with that. Then, overhaul with all new parts including cylinders and here I am....
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    I run both auto and 100LL, depending on what I...

    I run both auto and 100LL, depending on what I can get. I’ve never run any fuel additives, but now I am using mmo.
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    Everything the same Gary, except probably...

    Everything the same Gary, except probably slightly more 100LL post overhaul due to the Alaska trip. Harder to find mogas enroute. Trusted engine shop said he suspected improperly ground seats. He...
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    52177 I know this is just an O-200, but when I...

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    I know this is just an O-200, but when I got home and pulled the exhaust, this is what all 4 exhaust ports looked like. All the guides had crud, as did the seats. I operated this airplane...
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    https://generalaviationnews.com/2017/03/29/the-doc...

    https://generalaviationnews.com/2017/03/29/the-doctor-killer/

    Any parallels here?
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